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RATINGS: 522   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.68   IBU: 36   EST. CALORIES: 195   ABV: 6.5%
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A black opaque ale with rich creamy roasted malt character and a very mild hop complement. This beer may look a little scary but take a sip and you’ll see why this Extra Stout can convert even lite beer drinkers to Stout lovers. A unique flavor profile that starts with a slight coffee flavor and finishes with a hint of roasty chocolate. Try a pint with a scoop of French Vanilla ice cream. This beer is a favorite as a compliment to any dessert or as a hearty breakfast drink.


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4.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
ajtrupp (245) - Keenesburg, Colorado, USA - FEB 11, 2013
UPDATED: AUG 23, 2013 For my birthday my girlfriend gave me 30 beers with 30 memories incorporated into the name. This one was Strohs Steelhead Stout. Named after the crazy boozy rum that turned me bright red and made me hallucinate. She asked when I wanted to wake up the next morning and I replied, The internet. Anyways, that stuff is good and this beer is better.


3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Sevenlee (1320) - Central Coast, NSW, AUSTRALIA - SEP 17, 2014
Pours dark with a beige head. Aroma is malt, roasty with some coffee and chocolate. Taste is medium sweet leading to a roasty finish. Not bad.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
joeneugs (3241) - Livermore, California, USA - AUG 29, 2014
12 oz. bottle. It pours a jet black color with a small brown head. Very oily coming out of the bottle. The aroma has a lot of dark chocolate and black licorice. Toasty base with a touch of hot asphalt and tobacco. The flavor is full bodied and roasted with more black licorice, asphalt and some caramel in the middle. There’s some noticeable bitterness in the finish. A bit harsh on the palate, but the black malt is thankfully not too obtrusive. Overall, a nice medium level stout.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
chinchill (1867) - South Carolina, USA - AUG 22, 2014
12 oz bottle consumed on bank of the McKenzie River (OR) at about 55F. Opaque red-brown; excellent durable tan head leaves ample sticky lacing. Aroma: dark bread with hints of molasses, chocolate, coffee and licorice. Flavor: Rich dark malt flavor. Great balance. Moderate complexity. Dark roasted malts bring minimal smoke and char. Faint coffee in the lingering aftertaste. Feel: soft medium carbonation. Medium-full body. O: exceptional!

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
skoisirius (1715) - Earth, Washington, USA - JUL 11, 2014
A nice creamy offering in a 6er from the Steelhead dpt of Mad River. Hints of roast, milk chocolate, bitter hops, and everything a single 6er stout should be.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
solidfunk (3997) - Washington D.C., Washington DC, USA - JUL 3, 2014
Quite a proper bite of beer. Nice and bitter, lots of roast - certainly towards the foreign stout category. Pours black with mocha head and lacing. Finishes pretty bitter. Dark chocolate, thick consistency with slick texture. Bottle.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Headbanger (3303) - Aurora, Illinois, USA - APR 29, 2014
12oz bottle (Old Notes)-Pours a dark brown almost black with a decent tan head. Aroma of roasted malt, coffee, and chocolate. Taste of the same. This full bodied brew is well balanced and goes down smooth.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
gam (3237) - brisbane, AUSTRALIA - MAR 30, 2014
Very gassy lots of head dark pour aromas roast coffee liquorice rich chocolate milkiness the flavours medium bitter roast coffee malt chocolate liquorice caramel cocoa sugary note like raw sugar cane the more I drank this the better it was very good sweetness at the finish lasting bitter and roast taste classy stout

3.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
rondphoto (2006) - Lakeside Park, Kentucky, USA - MAR 18, 2014
@ Party Town / Florence KY --- Opaque dark brown with 1" brown head, bands of lace. Taste is roasted malt with coffee and chocolate entering in the palate, a light tart berry and bittering in the finish. There is a lot going on here, but the combination is not an enjoyable thing for me. Decent, not great.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
DuffMan (6741) - the land of bitumen, beef & beer, Alberta, CANADA - MAR 2, 2014
Bottle, shared with Parksy and Grippitis. Very dark brown with a light brown head. Aroma of burnt malt, coffee. Dry roasty palate, a little dusty and ashy, coffee. Solid stout.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
KyotoLefty (6450) - Kyoto, JAPAN - FEB 6, 2014
Bottle from Taniguchi. Lovely black, with a tight, tan head. Roasty umami, chocolate and coffee. Light body, nice berry, coffee, chocolate flavor. Decent but nothing special.


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